Head of Property and IT
Are you a highly-skilled, experienced Property and IT leader who can build and lead a successful team and deliver on key projects?
Do you have the drive and passion to make a difference?
If so, we want to hear from you!
Ambitious about Autism is the national charity for children and young people with autism. We exist to make the ordinary possible for children and young people with autism. We work to provide more and better educational services, raise awareness and understanding of autism and campaign for change.
This is an interesting opportunity for a focused, determined and resilient individual to make a real impact. This is a key and influential role within our dynamic organisation, as we are in an exciting period of development and growth. This will feed into our ambitious organisational strategy which will increase our reach and impact our learner numbers over the next three years.
As Head of Property and IT you will be part of our Senior Leadership Team and will be managing a small team of your own as well as managing a range of outsourced contracts.
Working to the Director of Strategy and Transformation and working closely with colleagues across our two school and two college sites in North and West London you will be responsible for leading on all aspects of our property strategy, IT strategy, facilities management and associated risk management.
For further details about this exciting opportunity and to find out what we have to offer please see our recruitment pack.
Working pattern: 35 hours per week - Monday to Friday, but flexibility is required to meet organisational demands.
Location: Based at The Pears National Centre for Autism Education, Muswell Hill, London, N10 3JA. Frequent travel to other sites will be required on a regular basis.
Be extraordinary and join us in making the ordinary possible for young people.
How to apply
To apply please send your CV and covering letter to Jobs@ambitiousaboutautism.org.uk.
Closing date for applications: 5pm on Friday 19th October 2018
Shortlisting: w/c 22nd October 2018
Panel interview: Thursday 8th November 2018
Ambitious about Autism is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons from all sections of the community. We guarantee to interview candidates with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the role as detailed under the person specification.
Please note this post is a designated customer facing role under the fluency duty and requires a specified level of spoken English as stated in the person specification.
Ambitious about Autism is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Please note that successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.